Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services: Starting with a thorough physical exam, Slate Creek Animal Hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets’ complete health care needs.
Surgical Services: Our surgery room is available for our doctors where they can provide a wide variety of surgical procedures using safe anesthesia and vital sign monitoring for all cases. We can also arrange for visiting specialists to perform advanced procedures.
Radiology Services: Our on-site, digital X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders. We can also e-mail X-rays to a board certified radiologist to get their feedback on difficult cases within an hour or two.
Dentistry: Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery. All small animal dental procedures require general anesthesia.
Laboratory Services: We have twice daily courier services to pick up and process samples in a timely fashion as well as an in-house blood analyzer when quicker turn around is needed. Our primary lab is IDEXX in Sacramento with other labs available as needed.
Permanent identification: We offer microchip identification.
Pharmacy: We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets.
Individualized Flea Control Programs: We develop programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas in your house, in your yard and on your pet.
Dietary Counseling: We will provide guidance regarding your pet’s nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.
Behavioral Counseling: We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression.
Boarding: We provide pet boarding as a service to our clients. All boarders receive personal attention from our caring staff. Pets may be dropped off and picked up during regular business hours Monday through Saturday.
Emergency Care: Please call (530)622-9195 at any hour to get phone numbers for nearby 24 hour care facilities when we are closed.